Accommodation Details

Accommodation at Newington College

Newington College has made some rooms available in its nearby boarding house for hire by conference participants. 


Edmund Webb House

Newington College Boarding House

113 Cambridge Street, Stanmore (Entry is from the driveway next to Newington Primary School, Wyvern House). About 10 minutes easy walk to the conference.

On-street parking.

Cost: $100/room/single occupancy (incl. Continental Breakfast)

24 single rooms with en suite (22 single rooms & 2 twin rooms)

See more information & book here.

Other Accommodation Possibilities


Some other possibilities for accommodation follow. Please note that these are not recommendations from Common Dreams but are simply suggestions that you might wish to follow up to determine whether or not they provide the standard of lodgings that you want & to suit your budget.

Approx. 10-minute walking distance of Newington College:


Stanmore House (The Salvation Army)

97 Cambridge Street, Stanmore 

Website: https://www.stanmorehouse.org.au/

Phone: (02) 9557 1105

Parking: 10 spaces, no charge


Cambridge Lodge 

(Private rooms and Hostel accommodation, incl. continental breakfast)

109 Cambridge Street, Stanmore 

Email: contact@cambridgelodge.com.au

Website: http://www.cambridgelodge.com.au/

Phone: (02) 9564 6682

On-street parking

Close to Public Transport for Newington College:

Stanmore is 15 minutes by train from Central (4 stops), 8-minute walk from Stanmore station to Newington College

Adina Apartment Hotel Sydney Central:

2 Lee Street, Sydney (next to Central Station), Sydney

Website: https://www.adinahotels.com/en/apartments/sydney-central/

Phone: (02) 9356 5062

Parking: $39/night/car


Mercure Sydney:

813-820 George Street, Sydney

Website: https://www.accorhotels.com/gb/hotel-2073-mercure-sydney/index.shtml

Phone: (02) 9217 6666

Parking: $45/night/car


Meriton Suites Pitt Street:

329 Pitt Street, Sydney (near Town Hall station) has 1, 2 or 3 bedroom suites. Each has full kitchen and laundry. https://www.meritonsuites.com.au/


Sydney Central Youth Hostel:

11 Rawson Place, Corner of Pitt St and Rawson Place 

(opposite Central Station), Sydney

Email: sydcentral@yha.com.au

Website: https://www.yha.com.au/hostels/nsw/sydney-surrounds/sydney-central-backpackers-hostel

Phone: (02) 9218 9000

Parking: $30/day/car


Rydges Camperdown:

9 Missenden Road, Camperdown

Website: https://www.rydges.com/accommodation/sydney-nsw/camperdown/ 

Phone: (02) 9516 1522

Parking: $25/day/car


The Urban Newtown:

52-60 Enmore Road, Newtown  

Website: https://www.theurbannewtown.com.au/

Phone: (02) 8960 7800

Parking: 7 spaces @ $40/day/car